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The Meanings of Ancient Spirals

The Meanings of Ancient Spirals

Spirals are one of the most ancient symbols appearing in ancient artwork long ago. Many of them could have dated back to the Neolithic period. Simply saying, they even appeared thousands of years before writing appeared. Although we know little about the true meaning of them, we can guess the general meanings of ancient spirals. […]

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Real Archaeology: Digging is the Last Resort

Real Archaeology: Digging is the Last Resort

From the first-hand experience of the archaeologists, they agree that many people only regard archaeology a process of digging the dirt. But “real archaeology” is more than excavation, according to the archaeologists. So the story goes when an archaeologists talking with a stranger about his job “I am working as an archaeologist”. Then “what is […]

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Folkton Drums: Measuring Device in Stone Age?

Folkton Drums: Measuring Device in Stone Age?

The archaeologists excavated a set of mysterious chalk stones dating back to 4,000 years ago. We now call them the Folkton drums. The archaeologists found them inside a barrow in the small village Folkton in East Yorkshire. These stones have become an unsolved mystery since the excavation. Lately, the archaeologists have announced that Folkton stones […]

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